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How Shorten the Redeemer met Morrison the Disruptor – and decided to fight back | Katharine Murphy

19/04/2019 • 20:00 World The Guardian  

This week we learned that the PM’s election strategy is to run over the top of the trench firing bullets every which way Bill Shorten has been …

Father saves son after dingo grabs sleeping toddler from camper van on Australian island

19/04/2019 • 19:00 World The Independent  

'The parents woke up to the baby screaming and chased after him and had to fight the dingoes off', paramedic …

Boy aged six hurt in shotgun attack at home in Wolverhampton

19/04/2019 • 18:55 World The Guardian  

Child was injured when a group of men opened fire on a house in Eastfield area on Friday A six-year-old boy has been injured after a group of men …

Flint water crisis: Judge rules US government can be sued over 'mishandling'

19/04/2019 • 18:35 World The Independent  

Linda Parker, a federal judge, deemed that the US government is not immune from a …

Extinction Rebellion reports hundreds of people signing up

19/04/2019 • 18:10 World The Guardian  

Hot weather, Emma Thompson and imminent arrival of Greta Thunberg galvanise support Extinction Rebellion activists reported an influx of supporters …

Ukraine's presidential rivals trade insults in raucous stadium debate

19/04/2019 • 18:05 World The Guardian  

Polls suggest comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy is due to score an overwhelming victory in Sunday’s vote A noisy, boisterous standoff in a cavernous …

California couple sentenced to life in prison for torturing 12 children

19/04/2019 • 17:56 World The Guardian  

David and Louise Turpin sentenced during hearing that saw some of the children speak publicly about the abuse for the first time A California couple …

American bitcoin trader and his girlfriend may face death penalty over Thailand 'sea home'

19/04/2019 • 17:15 World The Independent  

This dispute arose as Mr Elwartowski claimed 'the home is outside of Thailand's territorial waters', but Thai authorities seem to …

Congress subpoenas full Mueller report, escalating battle with Trump's Justice Department

19/04/2019 • 17:12 World The Independent  

House chairman states 'I cannot accept any proposal which leaves most of Congress in the dark, as they grapple with their duties of legislation, …

Neus Català obituary

19/04/2019 • 17:09 World The Guardian  

Fighter against fascism in Spain, France and Germany Neus Català, who has died aged 103, was a lifelong fighter against fascism. A communist who had …

Ancestry pulls ad that appears to romanticize slavery after backlash

19/04/2019 • 16:45 World The Guardian  

In the genealogy company’s commercial, a white man gives a black woman a ring and says they can ‘escape to the north’ Ancestry.ca, the Canadian …

Huge crowds gather in Sudan to demand civilian rule - video

19/04/2019 • 16:42 World The Guardian  

Large numbers of people join a protest outside Sudan’s defence ministry to demand that the country’s transitional military council hand over power to …

Tory councillors refuse to campaign for next month's EU elections

19/04/2019 • 16:32 World The Guardian  

Conservatives from Derbyshire council say veto is in protest at failure to deliver Brexit A group of Conservative councillors is refusing to campaign …

George Weah: Liberian president told to stay away from office because of snakes

19/04/2019 • 16:19 World The Independent  

Country is home to poisonous …

Man, 74, shot with crossbow outside his home in Wales

19/04/2019 • 16:15 World The Guardian  

Man is in critical condition after being shot while trying to fix faulty satellite dish A 74-year-old man is fighting for his life after being shot …

Entire Mali government resigns in wake of massacre that left 160 dead amid surging Islamist violence

19/04/2019 • 16:07 World The Independent  

Authorities detained five people suspected of taking part in the …

Police investigate hate crime incident at Preston mosque

19/04/2019 • 15:57 World The Guardian  

Racist graffiti was scrawled at the site in Watling Street overnight Police are investigating a hate crime after racist graffiti was written outside …

Trump and Libya: White House egged on warlord who intensified attack on Tripoli

19/04/2019 • 15:45 World The Independent  

Trump didn't, however, call the country's UN-backed prime …

Rome mayor accused of trying to change waste disposal firm's accounts

19/04/2019 • 15:34 World The Guardian  

Virginia Raggi allegedly put pressure on CEO to push company into the red Rome’s beleaguered mayor is facing calls to resign after allegedly putting …

Trump administration seeks evictions for undocumented immigrants in public housing

19/04/2019 • 15:27 World The Independent  

Families with one or more undocumented immigrants will no longer be eligible for housing assistance under the new …